FLORIDA – What A Half Penny Sales Tax Is Buying For Hillsborough Schools

Noise in the hallways at dozens of schools. Giant trucks blocking the bus ramps. Dust and debris littering campuses. These would normally create huge frustrations for school leaders. But this summer, they were the sights and sounds of a new Continue reading FLORIDA – What A Half Penny Sales Tax Is Buying For Hillsborough Schools

North Carolina – City Officially Supports Sales Tax Proposal For Schools

The Goldsboro City Council expresses its support for the proposed sales tax increase that would benefit Wayne County schools.  Tuesday, the city council unanimously approved a resolution supporting the one-quarter-of-one-cent sales and use tax referendum that will be on the Continue reading North Carolina – City Officially Supports Sales Tax Proposal For Schools

Mississippi – Exemption for School Fundraising Materials

SALT Report 2719 – Recently enacted legislation in Mississippi creates a sales tax exemption for sales of tangible personal property made for the sole purpose of raising funds for a school or an organization affiliated with a school such as, Continue reading Mississippi – Exemption for School Fundraising Materials

Maryland – Sales by Parent-Teacher Organizations Exempt

SALT Report 2509 – The state of Maryland enacted legislation that provides an exemption  from sales and use tax, the items sold by parent-teacher organizations or any other organization within an elementary or secondary school or school system if: The Continue reading Maryland – Sales by Parent-Teacher Organizations Exempt

Texas – Sales Tax Reports Required for Schools During Summer Break

SALT Report 2275 – The Texas Comptroller issued a reminder that schools and school-related organizations are required to file their monthly or quarterly reports even though school is out for the summer. This requirement applies to schools, PTA’s, booster clubs Continue reading Texas – Sales Tax Reports Required for Schools During Summer Break